batyl alcohol

noun
bat·​yl alcohol | \ ˌbat-ᵊl- How to pronounce batyl alcohol (audio) \

Medical Definition of batyl alcohol

: a colorless crystalline alcohol C21H44O3 obtained especially from many shark-liver oils and ray-liver oils and from the yellow marrow of cattle bones

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“Batyl alcohol.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/batyl%20alcohol. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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